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Music and Entertainment

  • Newbury, Berkshire, UK

Viewing 14th May 2018 10.00-16.00

Music and Entertainment Two Day Auction on 15th and 16th May!

The 15th May Music and Entertainment Auction contains over 600 lots with all the usual great Vinyl, Posters and other Memorabilia including many original Progressive Rock and Folk first Press Albums, a Rare Beatles 78 from India, more Reggae and Ska from the same great collection that has been sold throughout the last few M&E Auctions plus all the usual great Rock, Pop and Sixties Vinyl

On the memorabilia side there is a superb original black and white photograph of Keith Richard by Bob Carlos Clarke with his autograph dated 1986. The photograph was taken as part of a birthday commission around Keith Richard's 40th (A similar picture is in the National Portrait Gallery) There are also a number of signed items including The Beatles, Jimi Hendrix, Rolling Stones and more plus an original Andy Warhol drawing

On the instrument side there are three high quality Pearl and Sonate flutes all in Superb condition

Then on the 16th May we have the Peter Vickers Genesis Collection

Peter Vickers started collecting Genesis Records and Memorabilia in the Mid 1970s and became a well known and respected member of the Genesis fan community, writing a number of articles on the band for magazines and on line. His collection of Vinyl, CDs, DVDs, Posters, Programmes and other Memorabila is one of the best ‘One Artist’ collections I have ever seen

It includes a stock copy USA release of ‘The Silent Sun’, the Bands first single, on the Parrot Label, which until a few years ago was only thought to exist in Promo form, plus a Mono copy of their first UK album From Genesis to Revelation as well as around 200 more lots of rare vinyl from around the world

The memorabilia includes Concert programmes from as early as the Foxtrot tour, Original Posters, Signed items and much more

This sale is not to be missed by any Genesis fan!

Any enquiries regarding buying or selling and for more information please contact our consultant David Martin 01635 580595.

Browse the catalogue

Featured lots

Lot 245

The Beatles / 78, The Beatles - I Saw Her Standing There b/w Hold Me Tight - Original Indian 78 rpm release 1964 on Parlophone - DPE 159 - Red / Silver labels - a few small chips outside the playing area - visually Fair to Good condition - Both sides play well on our deck with just some background hiss - no skips or clicks

Estimate

£7100-1000

Lot 438

The Beatles / Signatures, Rubber Soul LP - sleeve has signatures of all four Beatles to the rear. This was believed to have been signed in Birmingham at The Beatles concert at the Odeon Cinema on 9th December 1965. Sleeve and signatures all in excellent condition - Vinyl VG condition

Estimate

£2500-3500

Lot 449

Keith Richards/ Bob Carlos Clarke, A fine black and white gelatin silver print photograph by Bob Carlos Clarke (1950-2006) signed and dated '86; image 450mm x 360mm, this image was taken as part of a birthday commission at around the time of Keith Richard's 40th and a similar image is in the National portrait Gallery; THIS LOT MAY INCUR ARTIST RESALE RIGHTS

Estimate

£1000-1500

Auction highlights

  • Music & Entertainment
  • 15th May 2018

Lot 289

King Crimson In The Court of the Crimson King LP - Original UK First Press release 1969 on Island (ILPS 9111) A2 & B4 Matrix Numbers - Gatefold E J Day Sleeve - Pink Labels with white 'i' logo - Sleeve and Vinyl both in Excellent condition

Price realised

£250

Lot 438

The Beatles / Signatures, Rubber Soul LP - sleeve has signatures of all four Beatles to the rear. This was believed to have been signed in Birmingham at The Beatles concert at the Odeon Cinema on 9th December 1965. Sleeve and signatures all in excellent condition - Vinyl VG condition

Price realised

£28000

Lot 449

Keith Richards/ Bob Carlos Clarke, A fine black and white gelatin silver print photograph by Bob Carlos Clarke (1950-2006) signed and dated '86; image 450mm x 360mm,

Price realised

£600